Mount Zion High School



Mount Zion High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mount Zion High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 510
10 436
11 369
12 289

Mount Zion High School is a public high school of the Clayton County School District located in Jonesboro, GA. It has 1,604 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mount Zion High School is the 100th largest public high school in Georgia and the 2,819th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,604
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 90.5

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Mount Zion High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 814
(51%)
7,001
(49%)
 Male 790
(49%)
7,272
(51%)

Mount Zion High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,214
(76%)
10,670
(75%)
 Hispanic 221
(14%)
2,039
(14%)
 Two or More 61
(4%)
390
(3%)
 White 57
(4%)
431
(3%)
 Asian 47
(3%)
702
(5%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
23
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
18
(0%)

Mount Zion High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,143
(71%)
10,193
(71%)
 Not Eligible 325
(20%)
2,901
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 136
(8%)
1,179
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mount Zion High School is ranked 23rd out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mount Zion High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mount Zion High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1643
2006 1692
2007 1748
2008 1673
2009 1555
2010 1580
2011 1570
2012 1604

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.8
2007 15.7
2008 14.8
2009 14.8
2010 16.3
2011 16.2
2012 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66342057212416
2006 0.68676122931442
2007 0.67734553775744
2008 0.72803347280335
2009 0.70289389067524
2010 0.73101265822785
2011 0.76178343949045
2012 0.79738154613466

Compare Mount Zion High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 79.7%
 

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